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About Peter Kamford

As a senior vice president of insurance risk management with the WR Berkley Corporation in Greenwich, Connecticut, Peter Kamford oversees the company's ceded reinsurance placements for the firm's North American Operating Units. Responsible for all stages of this process, which requires strategic decision-making in pursuit of risk-adjusted results, he negotiates and structures as well as places reinsurance within the global reinsurance marketplace.

In his previous leadership position at WR Berkley he had oversight of operating entities insuring diverse industries ranging from aviation,ground transportation, mining, professional liability to collectibles and fine art, A professional in the insurance industry for more than 30 years, he previously served as a managing with Guy Carpenter & Company. Mr. Kamford holds a bachelor of science in marketing from Susquehanna University, as well as a master of business administration from Hofstra University.

Work experience

Jan 2005Present

Senior Vice

W.R. Berkley Corp.
Apr 1980Dec 1985

Managing Director

Guy Carpenter & Company


Sep 1973May 1976

Bachelors of Science

Susquehanna University